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NHL Owners Continue Throwing Around Dollars, Years

This summer has been an intriguing one in many ways in the NHL. Small market teams in Minnesota and Carolina have thrown around a lot of money – and years – to get the players they feel will make them … Continue reading

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NHL Central Division Player Movement Update II

In the wake of Nashville matching Shea Weber’s offer sheet and Columbus trading their captain, Rick Nash, to the Rangers, it’s worth looking at the landscape surrounding the Blackhawks in the Central Division as the summer continues. Here’s an updated … Continue reading

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Shea Weber Stays In Nashville

The Nashville Predators announced early Tuesday afternoon that they have matched the 14-year, $110M offer sheet the Philadelphia Flyers agreed to with Shea Weber. Weber will remain in Nashville for at least the next year. Here’s a link to the … Continue reading

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Shea Weber Signs Enormous Offer Sheet

Restricted free agent defenseman Shea Weber has reportedly signed an offer sheet with the Philadelphia Flyers. Indications are that the sheet is for $100M over 14 years ($7.15M cap hit). UPDATE: Nick Kypreos of Sportsnet is reporting the deal is … Continue reading

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NHL Free Agency: Central Division Player Movement Update

Here’s a look around the free agent movement around the Central Division. Detroit Red Wings ADDITIONS G Jonas Gustavsson – 2 years, $3.0M ($1.5M cap) F Mikael Samuelsson – 2 years, $6.0M ($3.0M cap) F Jordin Tootoo – 3 years, … Continue reading

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Central Division Roster Moves Begin

What will be one of the most active summers in recent memory around the Central Division started with a couple moves involving goalies on Friday. In the morning, the Chicago Blackhawks put goaltender Alexander Salak on waivers. Salak, who was acquired from … Continue reading

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Central Division Cap Situations

With the retirement of Nicklas Lidstrom in Detroit becoming official, there should be two immediate responses from Blackhawks fans: Respect. He was the best of his era. Fear. The Wings now have an enormous amount of cap space. Looking around … Continue reading

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Stanley Cup Playoffs Recap

The 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs officially got started on Wednesday night. Here are the results: Philadelphia Flyers 4 – Pittsburgh Penguins 3 (OT) Nashville Predators 3 – Detroit Red Wings 2 Los Angeles Kings 4 – Vancouver Canucks 2 The … Continue reading

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Predators Hammer Blackhawks… Again

The Blackhawks played a very good Predators team on Sunday night without Jonathan Toews, Duncan Keith or Marcus Kruger. And they got hammered. As much as one would like to think the missing players were an excuse for the Hawks … Continue reading

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NHL Trade Deadline: Mixed Results A Week Later

It has been one week since the NHL trade deadline, and the deals that did (and didn’t) happen have impacted teams all over the NHL. Here are the standings immediately before the deadline and one week later, with all games … Continue reading

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